Archive: August, 2008

The Classroom Foundations Built

These photos are of the 3 new classroom foundations that have been built at Groupe Scolaire Sabadou with the money that Guinea Kids Education Fund provided. A goal of this year’s Guinea Kids Benefit Concert will be to raise the money to complete these classrooms. Please attend this worthwhile and fun fundraiser on October 18th, [...]

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Photos of Guinea Kids Beneficiaries

These are all photos of the students that Guinea Kids Education Fund is supporting to attend school! And all the clothes and school supplies we are providing also! 19 out of 20 students passed their end of the year compositions and all are receiving summer tutoring as well, thanks to the money raised at last [...]

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Guinea Kids Benefit Concert

To benefit Guinea Kids Education Fund supporting children’s education in Guinea, West Africa ÷÷÷÷÷÷÷ • West African Music and Dance • Master drummer from Guinea, Karim Koumbassa and friends • New Discovery School World Dance Classes ÷÷÷÷÷÷÷ SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18th, 2008 4-6pm (Showtime 4:30pm) Immanuel Lutheran Church Parish Hall 1215 Thomas Street, Seattle, WA 98109 [...]

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A Taste of Guinea Soiree

In July and August we held two Taste of Guinea Soirees to celebrate the 2007-2008 Guinea trip with Karim Koumbassa and to raise awareness about Guinea and the fundraising work that Guinea Kids Education Fund is doing. We had live Guinean music and dance, we ate yummy African fare Guinean-style (all around large platters with [...]

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Video Footage of Dec. 2007 visit to Groupe Scholaire Sabadou

Finally, I am posting a link to take a look at my visit to the school, Groupe Scholaire Sabadou. The video footage is quite long and is mainly us touring the empty school (the students were on break), but if you click ahead to 32:00, you will find the part where Sarah Lee Koumbassa is [...]

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